Electronic Components & Devices

Media Drives

Hitachi Achieves Nanotechnology Milestone for Quadrupling Terabyte Hard Drive

2x Reduction of Nanometer Recording Technology Shows Promise for 1TB Notebook and 4TB Desktop PCs in 2011 TOKYO, Oct. 15, 2007 -- Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT / TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (Hitachi GST), announced today they have developed the world's smallest read-head technology for hard disk drives, which is expected to quadruple current storage capacity limits to four...

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Missiles

Raytheon's MK 57 Launcher Recognized as a Top 5 DoD Program

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 13, 2007 -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE:RTN) MK 57 Vertical Launching System (VLS) program for the Zumwalt-class destroyer (DDG 1000) has been recognized by the Department of Defense and the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) as a 2006 Top 5 DoD program award winner for excellence in systems engineering. Co-developed by Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) and...

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Controls and Controllers

TSMC Unveils New 65-Nanometer Mixed-Signal and RF Tool Qualification Program

Increases Electromagnetic Simulation Accuracy for High Frequency, High Speed Designs HSINCHU, Taiwan, R.O.C., Dec. 12 -- Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd. today unveiled a comprehensive Electromagnetic (EM) Tool Qualification Program that drives its Design Service Ecosystem partners to ensure greater accuracy of EM simulators and extractors used in applications such as high-speed...

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Rectifiers and Diodes

Xilinx XtremeDSP Solution Enables Dolby's LED-Backlit LCD Display Technology

FPGA-enabled HDR technology offers real-world perception of depth, detail and color SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 11 -- Xilinx Inc., (NASDAQ:XLNX) today announced that its Virtex(TM)-4 SX field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) chipsets have been approved for Dolby Laboratories, Inc.'s (NYSE:DLB) recent high dynamic range (HDR) innovations. Dolby joins a growing number of industry leaders leveraging the...

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Sprague-Goodman Sapphire Pistoncap® Trimmer Caps Qualified
Capacitors

Sprague-Goodman Sapphire Pistoncap® Trimmer Caps Qualified

November, 2007, Westbury, NY -- Sprague-Goodman Electronics, Inc. of Westbury, NY, USA, has received notification from the Defense Logistics Agency that it has successfully qualified four configurations of its sapphire dielectric trimmer capacitors to the specifications of the current issue of MIL-PRF-14409. The parts are listed on Qualified Parts List (QPL) 14409 with government designations...

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Instrument Displays

Minicom and NEC Expand Partnership

Player-to-Screen Distribution System to Be Added to Six New Product Lines ZURICH, Switzerland, December 13 -- Minicom is proud to announce the expansion of its partnership with NEC Display Solutions. The joint Minicom and NEC venture began in February of 2006 with the announcement of the integration of the DS Vision 3000 receiver with NEC's Mutleos line of display screens. The partnership will...

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Miscellaneous Processors

3G Mobile Entertainment and Video Surveillance Solutions Based on DSP Multimedia Processing Boards from Surf Communication Solutions, Developed and Deployed by Intellistream

Real-time video, voice and data traffic are processed simultaneously by Surf's SurfAce/PCI board to support Intellistream's mobile entertainment applications for 3G handsets and video surveillance solutions YOKNE'AM, Israel, Dec. 11 -- Surf Communication Solutions ("Surf"), a leading provider of multimedia embedded processing solutions, announced today that Intellistream, a provider of...

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Controls and Controllers

Stratix III FPGAs Achieve 533-MHz DDR3 Interface Performance

Altera Devices Enable Highest Memory Bandwidth Available in a Programmable Logic Device SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 12 -- Altera Corporation (NASDAQ:ALTR) today announced it has achieved DDR3 memory interface speeds in excess of 1067 Mbps with its Stratix® III FPGAs, providing a 33 percent advantage in memory performance over competing FPGA solutions. This higher memory bandwidth enables new...

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Software

Chelsio Announces 10GbE Unified Wire Networking for VMware Infrastructure

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 11 -- Chelsio Communications Inc., a provider of 10-Gigabit Ethernet unified wire solutions, today announced full support of VMware ESX Server 3.5 across its 3rd generation 10GbE T3 adapter product line. This effort as a VMware Community Source program member allows Chelsio to deliver the next level of high-performance Ethernet solutions to VMware Infrastructure users. As...

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Power Supplies

Comarco Announces OEM-Branded Power Adapter for Lenovo Notebook Computers

World's First Ultra-Thin 90-Watt External Power Adapter SmartTip(TM) Technology Enables Single Power Adapter to Charge All Lenovo Notebooks Shipments to Begin in First Quarter Calendar 2008 LAKE FOREST, Calif., Dec. 12 -- Comarco, Inc. (NASDAQ:CMRO), a leading provider of ChargeSource® external power adapters, used to power and charge notebook computers, mobile phones and many other...

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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life
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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life

For the ultimate in heat transfer fluid performance, Paratherm offers HR Heat Transfer Fluid that is engineered specifically for closed loop liquid phase heating. When it comes to characteristics such as thermal stability and fluid degradation, Paratherm HR leads the industry in value and performance. See our video to learn how Paratherm is raising the bar for heat transfer fluids.

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